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COVID-19: Additional Actions Needed to Improve Accountability and Program Effectiveness of Federal Response

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Discusses the federal government's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Provides an overview of federal actions on healthcare and economic policy areas through September 2021, including data on COVID-19 relief spending, testing, worker health and safety, and child nutrition programs. Offers 16 new recommendations to federal agencies regarding the proper use of relief funding, occupational health and safety, and fraud risks to unemployment insurance programs that would improve the federal response and preparation for future public health emergencies.
Date
10/2021
Type
Document
Organization
Government Accountability Office
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Children and youth · Emergency preparedness and response · Food security and nutrition · Funding · Income support and assistance · Infectious diseases · Occupational health and safety · Policy · Statistics and data · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention

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